The Turner Prize 1989 was awarded to Richard Long.

The Turner Prize 1989 was awarded to Richard Long.

Richard Long ‘Slate Drawing Two’, 2002 © Richard Long

Richard Long ‘Slate Drawing Two’, 2002 © Richard Long

David Rose Red Slate Circle by Richard Long at Tate Britain

Mute stones that speak for themselves

Earthworks of Richard Long | For Richard Long the art of working with nature is almost always about the journey. He describes some of his works as walks themselves, and other works as sculptures made along his way. In many cases he appropriates natural materials to create new configurations, designs and patterns from them. In others he further splits these geometries in a return to more naturalistic forms.

Profound Earthworks of Richard Long

Earthworks of Richard Long | For Richard Long the art of working with nature is almost always about the journey. He describes some of his works as walks themselves, and other works as sculptures made along his way. In many cases he appropriates natural materials to create new configurations, designs and patterns from them. In others he further splits these geometries in a return to more naturalistic forms.

Richard Shilling makes his "land art" using only natural materials gathered near where the sculpture is made. Some of his work lasts only a few minutes before a change sweeps them away. Gallery of his work on the Telegraph site

Pictures of the day: 19 January 2012

Richard Shilling makes his "land art" using only natural materials gathered near where the sculpture is made. Some of his work lasts only a few minutes before a change sweeps them away. Gallery of his work on the Telegraph site

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